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[Gr. tartaron, dregs]
1. An acid compound found in the juice of grapes and deposited on the sides of casks during winemaking.
2. Dental plaque that has mineralized.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Tartar." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/756765/all/tartar.
Tartar. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/756765/all/tartar. Accessed June 1, 2023.
Tartar. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th ed.). F.A. Davis Company. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/756765/all/tartar
Tartar [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2023 June 01]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/756765/all/tartar.
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